List: Emmy Nominations In Major Categories

The cast of "Modern Family" accept their award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series award, during the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, January 30, 2011 The cast of "Modern Family" accept their award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series award, during the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, January 30, 2011

Nominees in major categories for the 2011 Emmy Awards announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Drama Series: “Boardwalk Empire,” HBO; “Dexter,” Showtime; “Friday Night Lights,” DirecTV; “Game of Thrones,” HBO; “The Good Wife,” CBS; “Mad Men,” AMC.

Comedy Series: “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS; “Glee,” Fox; “Modern Family,” ABC; “The Office,” NBC; “Parks and Recreation,” NBC; “30 Rock,” NBC.

Miniseries or Made-for-TV Movie: “Cinema Verite,” HBO; “Downton Abbey (Masterpiece),” PBS; “The Kennedys,” ReelzChannel; “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; “The Pillars of the Earth,” Starz; “Too Big to Fail,” HBO.

Actor, Drama Series: Steve Buscemi, “Boardwalk Empire,” HBO; Michael C. Hall, “Dexter,” Showtime; Kyle Chandler, “Friday Night Lights,” DirecTV; Hugh Laurie, “House,” Fox; Timothy Olyphant, “Justified,” FX Networks; Jon Hamm, “Mad Men,” AMC.

Actress, Drama Series: Connie Britton, “Friday Night Lights,” DirecTV; Julianna Margulies, “The Good Wife,” CBS; Kathy Bates, “Harry’s Law,” NBC; Mireille Enos, “The Killing,” AMC; Mariska Hargitay, “Law&Order: Special Victims Unit,” NBC; Elisabeth Moss, “Mad Men,” AMC.

Supporting Actor, Drama Series: Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones,” HBO; Josh Charles, “The Good Wife,” CBS; Alan Cumming, “The Good Wife,” CBS; Walton Goggins, “Justified,” FX Networks; John Slattery, “Mad Men,” AMC; Andre Braugher, “Men of a Certain Age,” TNT.

Supporting Actress, Drama Series: Kelly Macdonald, “Boardwalk Empire,” HBO; Archie Panjabi, “The Good Wife,” CBS; Christine Baranski, “The Good Wife,” CBS; Margo Martindale, “Justified,” FX Networks; Michelle Forbes, “The Killing,” AMC; Christina Hendricks, “Mad Men,” AMC.

Actor, Comedy Series: Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS; Johnny Galecki, “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS; Matt LeBlanc, “Episodes,” Showtime; Louis C.K., “Louie,” FX Networks; Steve Carell, “The Office,” NBC; Alec Baldwin, “30 Rock,” NBC.

Actress, Comedy Series: Laura Linney, “The Big C,” Showtime; Melissa McCarthy, “Mike&Molly,” CBS; Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie,” Showtime; Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation,” NBC; Martha Plimpton,“Raising Hope,” Fox; Tina Fey, “30 Rock,” NBC.

Supporting Actor, Comedy Series: Chris Colfer, “Glee,” Fox; Jesse Tyler Ferguson, “Modern Family,” ABC; Ed O’Neill, “Modern Family,” ABC; Eric Stonestreet, “Modern Family,” ABC; Ty Burrell, “Modern Family,” ABC; Jon Cryer, “Two and a Half Men,” CBS.

Supporting Actress, Comedy Series: Jane Lynch, “Glee,” Fox; Betty White, “Hot in Cleveland,” TV Land; Julie Bowen, “Modern Family,” ABC; Sofia Vergara, “Modern Family,” ABC; Kristen Wiig, “Saturday Night Live,” NBC; Jane Krakowski, “30 Rock,” NBC.

Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Edgar Ramirez, “Carlos,” Sundance Channel; Greg Kinnear, “The Kennedys,” ReelzChannel; Barry Pepper, “The Kennedys,” ReelzChannel; Idris Elba, “Luther,” BBC America; Laurence Fishburne, “Thurgood,” HBO; William Hurt, “Too Big to Fail,” HBO.

Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Diane Lane, “Cinema Verite,” HBO; Elizabeth McGovern, “Downton Abbey (Masterpiece),” PBS; Kate Winslet, “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; Taraji P. Henson, “Taken From Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story,” Lifetime; Jean Marsh, “Upstairs Downstairs (Masterpiece),” PBS.

Supporting Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Tom Wilkinson, “The Kennedys,” ReelzChannel; Guy Pearce, “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; Brian F. O’Byrne, “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; Paul Giamatti, “Too Big to Fail,” HBO; James Woods, “Too Big to Fail,” HBO.

Supporting Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Maggie Smith, “Downton Abbey (Masterpiece),” PBS; Evan Rachel Wood, “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; Melissa Leo, “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; Mare Winningham, “Mildred Pierce,” HBO; Eileen Atkins, “Upstairs Downstairs (Masterpiece),” PBS.

Reality Program: “Antiques Roadshow,” PBS; “Deadliest Catch,” Discovery Channel; “Hoarders,” A&E; “Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List,” Bravo; “MythBusters,” Discovery Channel; “Undercover Boss,” CBS.

Reality-Competition Program: “The Amazing Race,” CBS; “American Idol,” Fox; “Dancing With the Stars,” ABC; “Project Runway,” Lifetime; “So You Think You Can Dance,” Fox; “Top Chef,” Bravo.

Variety, Music or Comedy Series: “The Colbert Report,” Comedy Central; “Conan,” TBS; “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” Comedy Central; “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” NBC; “Real Time With Bill Maher,” HBO; “Saturday Night Live,” NBC.

Children’s Program: “A Child’s Garden of Poetry,” HBO; “Degrassi, My Body Is a Cage, Part 2,” TeenNick; “iCarly, iGot a Hot Room,” Nickelodeon; “Victorious, Freak The Freak Out,” Nickelodeon; “Wizards of Waverly Place, Wizards Vs. Angels,” Disney Channel.

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